Ella & Louis Together Again

On Stage: "Ella and Louis Together Again" | Aug 13

Aug 8, 2017

KUVO's "On Stage" highlights "Ella & Louis Together Again," an inspiring performance by Carmen Bradford & Byron Stripling. Tune in on Sunday, August 13 at 4pm to catch some of the magic from one of Colorado's great summertime Jazz venues, Vail Square.

Next up is René Marie + Experiment in Truth on August 20 and ¡Cubanismo! On August 27.

To find out more about attending any of these concerts, visit www.VailJazz.org.


A powerhouse trumpeter, gifted with a soulful voice and a charismatic onstage swagger, Byron Stripling has delighted audiences internationally. As soloist with the Boston Pops Orchestra, Stripling has performed frequently under the baton of Keith Lockhart, as well as being featured soloist on the PBS television special, “Evening at Pops,” with conductors John Williams and Mr. Lockhart. Currently, Stripling serves as artistic director and conductor of the highly acclaimed, award winning Columbus Jazz Orchestra.

Join Vail Jazz as they celebrate Ella Fitzgerald’s 100th birthday by re-creating one of the most iconic pairings in jazz history: Lady Ella and legendary trumpeter and vocalist, Louis Armstrong. With the passion and swagger of Satchmo himself, Byron Stripling’s phenomenal trumpet playing and vocals are complemented by Count Basie Big Band singer Carmen Bradford. more